Friday, June 15, 2018 2:00PM - Sunday, June 17, 2018 11:00AM
Medawisla Lodge and Cabins,
Registration is required for this activity.
(best time to call: (best time to call: 9am-5pm, Monday-Saturday))
This program is designed to get participants familiar with the newest facility Medawisla and the beautiful hiking trails and ponds that surround it. Friday evening before dinner join fellow group members for social time and appetizers. That evening the group will have the opportunity to meet and go for a short evening paddle listening and looking for loons and other wildlife. Saturday morning after a hearty breakfast embark on the day's hike up nearby White Cap Mountain. This 6 mile round trip hike up the 3,655 foot mountain and is located in the 100 Mile Wilderness on the Appalachian Trail. With Spectacular views of Katahdin and Baxter State Park to the North, this will be a challenging and most unforgettable hike. There will be time to relax and enjoy the comforts of the Lodge before dinner at 6pm. Sunday morning before departing enjoy a short paddle to Hinckley Cove where there are beautiful views of 2nd Roach Pond and regular Moose sightings.
*Lodging on Friday and Saturday nights, dinner Friday and Saturday night, breakfast and lunch Saturday and Sunday. Instruction and leadership is by AMC registered Maine Guides.
From South Via Greenville: • Take I-95 north to Exit 157 (old 39) at Newport, Route 7 north to Dexter, Route 23 north to Guilford, then Route 15 North to Greenville. • At the traffic light in the center of Greenville, proceed north on Lily Bay Road for 19 paved miles to Kokadjo. • In Kokadjo, you will cross the Roach River at the dam to First Roach Pond. • Four Tenths of a mile after crossing the Roach River, bear left where the pavement ends. • Proceed 1.6 miles and bear right at the sign for Medawisla Lodge. Road Conditions: The access roads to AMC's Maine Wilderness Lodges are dirt logging roads subject to the impacts of wet weather conditions, particularly during early spring and late fall. Please note that until road grading occurs in these regions, conditions are rough and may not be passable in cars with low ground clearance. For up-to-date information, please contact AMC Reservations 603-466-2727 or the AMC Greenville Office 207-695-3085. Directions: Please note that the access roads are not paved and are subject to washouts and potholes. Roads may not be passable by cars with low clearance. Please limit your speed to 25 mph, and yield to logging trucks. There is no fuel available once you leave the state highways. Call in advance for road conditions during spring, fall, or when storms are expected. Please allow 6.5 hours driving time if driving from the Boston area, 9.5 hours from the greater NYC area